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    1. December 19, 2011

      HMV: will the fat lady sing?

      “Insanity laughs under pressure we’re cracking,” sang David Bowie and Queen. That appears to be an apt description of HMV’s...

    2. November 6, 2011

      Shops offered £1 rents on hard-up streets

      Pound shops, selling cheap household goods and plastic toys, have become a familiar sight on high streets as the downturn...

    1. January 13, 2011

      Dixons forecasts cut as margins slip

      Analysts branded Dixons, the electrical retailer, the biggest “snow loser” this winter, cutting consensus profit forecasts...

    2. November 25, 2010

      Dixons cautious about outlook for retailers

      Dixons Retail said its recovery plans were on track after its losses narrowed in the first half – but cautioned that the...

    3. June 25, 2010

      DSG goes back to old name of Dixons

      DSG International is to change its name back to Dixons Retail.Five years ago, the then chief executive John Clare wiped...

    4. June 24, 2010

      DSG goes back to old name of Dixons

      Name game: ‘all the suppliers know that Dixons owns Currys’ DSG International is to change its name back to Dixons...

    5. May 29, 2010

      iPad makes international debut

      Apple's iPad was greeted enthusiastically on its international debut yesterday, with some European stores selling out of the...

    6. May 14, 2010

      DSG hopes to receive boost from World Cup

      DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, shrugged off the invasion of the US's Best Buy into its home...

    7. May 14, 2010

      DSG hopes to receive boost from World Cup

      DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, shrugged off the invasion of the US’s Best Buy into its home...

    8. March 20, 2010

      DSG megastore moves to see off Best Buy

      DSG International is to accelerate the development of its biggest stores as it seeks to take on Best Buy, the US electricals...

    9. March 19, 2010

      DSG megastore moves to see off Best Buy

      DSG International is to accelerate the development of its biggest stores as it seeks to take on Best Buy, the US electricals...

    10. January 15, 2010

      Big-ticket demand returns to bolster DSG

      DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, reported better than expected sales over the crucial...

    11. January 14, 2010

      Big-ticket demand returns to bolster DSG

      DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, reported better than expected sales over the crucial...

    12. January 14, 2010

      Retailers cautious despite Christmas gains

      British retailers expressed caution about 2010 trading conditions on Thursday in spite of enjoying strengthened sales in the...

    13. January 14, 2010

      Computer and TV demand boosts DSG

      DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, reported better than expected sales over the Christmas...

    14. November 27, 2009

      DSG 'transformation' starts to pay off

      DSG International, the electricals retailer, said its recovery plan was paying off as it reported a smaller than expected...

    15. November 6, 2009

      Deal of the Week: ‘Scrappage’ for electronic goods

      What’s the deal? Orange’s Recycle & Reward scheme pays cash for old mobile phones, laptops and personal music players. The...

    16. September 25, 2009

      DSG denies ‘availability issues’

      DSG International has hit back at an analyst’s claim that it is experiencing problems with the availability of stock ahead...

    17. August 26, 2009

      DSG proposal under attack

      An investor advisory group has voiced opposition to DSG International's plans to create an exceptional remuneration scheme...

    18. August 25, 2009

      DSG proposal under attack

      An investor advisory group has voiced opposition to DSG International’s plans to create an exceptional remuneration scheme...

    19. May 20, 2009

      DSG sells nine outlets for €1

      DSG International, Europe's second-biggest electrical goods retailer, sold off its nine Electro World stores in Hungary for...

    20. May 20, 2009

      DSG cuts losses in Hungary

      DSG International, Europe's second-biggest electrical goods retailer, has sold off its nine Electro World stores in Hungary...

    21. May 19, 2009

      DSG cuts losses in Hungary

      DSG International, Europe’s second-biggest electrical goods retailer, has sold off its nine Electro World stores in Hungary...

    22. May 1, 2009

      DSG to eat into debt with £311m capital raising

      DSG, the electricals retailer, is to raise £311m in a rights issue and placing as its debt ballooned to more than £500m,...

    23. May 1, 2009

      Shareholders appear to be convinced by revamp

      John Browett, chief executive of DSG International, had to use all his shopkeepers' selling skills to persuade investors to...

    24. April 30, 2009

      Shareholders appear to be convinced by revamp

      John Browett, chief executive of DSG International, had to use all his shopkeepers’ selling skills to persuade investors to...

    25. April 30, 2009

      Shareholders become choosy on rights issues

      After a near-£30bn flood of rights issues in the first four months of the year, a second long-awaited wave is now upon us -...

    26. April 30, 2009

      Rebooting retailer's balance sheet

      It may be double or nothing for DSG International chief executive John Browett, as he attempts to convince shareholders of...

    27. April 29, 2009

      DSG poised for £300m cash call to investors

      DSG International, owner of the Currys and PC World chains, is poised to raise about £300m after sounding out shareholders...

    28. April 28, 2009

      DSG poised for £300m cash call to investors

      DSG International, owner of the Currys and PC World chains, is poised to raise about £300m after sounding out shareholders...

    29. April 24, 2009

      Tribunal rules against DSG on transfer pricing

      DSG International, the electrical goods retailer, is facing a multi-million pound bill after a tax tribunal ruled it had...

    30. April 4, 2009

      DSG considering rights issue

      DSG International, the electrical goods retailer, is considering raising several hundred million pounds from shareholders...

    31. April 4, 2009

      DSG considering rights issue

      DSG International, the electrical goods retailer, is considering raising several hundred million pounds from shareholders in...

    32. March 3, 2009

      DSG profits boosted by revamps

      DSG, Europe’s second-largest electrical goods group, unveiled new expansion plans and said its ongoing revamps in its retail...

    33. November 29, 2008

      Investors are left to chase increasingly rare dividends

      We got another reminder this week that we are living in extraordinary times. The yield on the benchmark 10-year gilt fell...

    34. November 28, 2008

      DSG scraps dividend to conserve cash after first-half loss of £30m

      DSG International yesterday scrapped dividend payments to conserve cash in the face of the deepening consumer downturn,...

    35. November 27, 2008

      DSG scraps dividend after £30m loss

      DSG International, which has stores throughout Europe, on Wednesday scrapped dividend payments to conserve cash in the face...

    36. October 24, 2008

      DSG cuts capex budget again as it braces itself for recession

      John Browett, DSG International's chief executive, yesterday said he would shave a further £30m ($48m) off the electricals...

    37. October 24, 2008

      DSG International

      The owner of Currys and PC World manages to do so badly in the boom times that Lord only knows how it will fare in a...

    38. October 23, 2008

      DSG

      The owner of Currys and PC World manages to do so badly in the boom times that Lord only knows how it will fare in a...

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